Story: Hicks, Adelaide

Outside the maternity home

Outside the maternity home

In 1886 Adelaide Hicks opened this maternity home on Factory Road in Mosgiel, the first such home registered in the district. Hicks is pictured here outside the home, probably on the right.

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How to cite this page:

Karen Duder. 'Hicks, Adelaide', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993, updated November, 2013. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2h34/hicks-adelaide (accessed 23 April 2019)